RIVERSIDE COUNTY SHERIFF’S DEPARTMENT
Sheriff Chad Bianco
|Press Release:||Commercial Burglary|
|Written Date:||April 10, 2020||Time:||10:25 AM|
|Incident Date:||March 31, 2020||Time:||10:05 AM|
|Incident Location:||6100 block of Hamner Avenue, Eastvale|
|Reporting Officer:||Sergeant Ernie Esquibel|
On Tuesday, March 31, 2020, at approximately 10:05 a.m., deputies assigned to the Riverside County Sheriff’s Department responded to a business located in the 6100 block of Hamner Avenue, Eastvale, regarding a theft. The suspect exited the store with a shopping cart full of merchandise and failed to pay for the items. An employee attempted to contact the suspect outside the store, but he fled on foot.
The Burglary Suppression Team was notified and assumed the investigation. After an extensive investigation, the suspect was identified as Juan Lima, 47-year-old resident of Muscoy. On Wednesday, April 8, 2020, at approximately 9:00 p.m., deputies located Lima in the 6000 block of Vista Del Verde, in the city of Jurupa Valley. He was taken into custody without incident. He was booked into the Robert Presley Detention Center for commercial burglary.
The Riverside County Sheriff’s Department is asking anyone with information pertaining to this investigation to contact Deputy Newman at the Jurupa Valley Sheriff’s Station by calling (951) 955-2600.
Citizens may also submit a tip using the Sheriff’s online tip form.
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